Essentials

Mandibuzz

Mandibuzz

Dark Flying

Abilities

Big Pecks

Protects against Defense drops.

Overcoat

Protects against damage from weather.

Hidden Ability

Weak Armor

Raises Speed and lowers Defense by one stage each upon being hit by a physical move.

Damage Taken

  • Bug 1
  • Dark ½
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 2
  • Fairy 2
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost ½
  • Grass ½
  • Ground 0
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 0
  • Rock 2
  • Steel 1
  • Water 1

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 5
National
630
Original Unova
136 Black, White
Updated Unova
112 Black 2, White 2

Names

Japanese
バルジーナ (barujiina)
Korean
버랜지나
French
Vaututrice
German
Grypheldis
Spanish
Mandibuzz
Italian
Mandibuzz

Breeding

Gender
always female Search:
Egg groups
  • Flying
Hatch counter
20 Search:
Steps to hatch
5355 / 2805

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
179 Search:
Effort points
  • 2 Special Attack
Capture rate
60 Search:
Base happiness
35 Search:
Growth rate
slow Search:

Wild held items

Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Vullaby Mandibuzz Level up, starting at level 54

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
110
95.2 393 424
Attack
65
37.9 198 229
Defense
105
87.0 278 309
Special Attack
55
33.8 178 209
Special Defense
95
82.3 258 289
Speed
80
66.0 228 259
Total
510
76.1

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black

It makes a nest out of bones it finds. It grabs weakened prey in its talons and hauls it to its nest of bones.

White

Watching from the sky, they swoop to strike weakened Pokémon on the ground. They decorate themselves with bones.

Black 2, White 2

They fly in circles around the sky. When they spot prey, they attack and carry it back to their nest with ease.

Generation 6
X

They fly in circles around the sky. When they spot prey, they attack and carry it back to their nest with ease.

Y

Watching from the sky, they swoop to strike weakened Pokémon on the ground. They decorate themselves with bones.

Sprites

Mandibuzz Mandibuzz Mandibuzz Mandibuzz

Miscellany

Species
Bone Vulture Search:
Color
Brown Search:
Cry
Footprint
Mandibuzz
Shape
Alar Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Mandibuzz
12

3'11.2"
1.2 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Mandibuzz
395

87.1 lb
39.5 kg

Locations

Black Black

Moves

Dark and Flying moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Physical moves better suit Mandibuzz's higher Attack, and have their class highlighted in green.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Mirror Move Flying status 20

Uses the target's last used move.

Brave Bird Flying physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Whirlwind Normal status 20 -6

Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokémon.

Bone Rush Ground physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Gust Flying special 35 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage and can hit Pokémon in the air.

Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

Fury Attack Normal physical 20 15 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Pluck Flying physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

5 5 Fury Attack Normal physical 20 15 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

10 10 Pluck Flying physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

14 14 Nasty Plot Dark status 20

Raises the user's Special Attack by two stages.

19 19 Flatter Dark status 15 100%

Raises the target's Special Attack by one stage and confuses the target.

23 23 Feint Attack Dark physical 20 60

Never misses.

28 28 Punishment Dark physical 5 * 100%

Power increases against targets with more raised stats, up to a maximum of 200.

32 32 Defog Flying status 15

Lowers the target's evasion by one stage. Removes field effects from the enemy field.

37 37 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

41 41 Air Slash Flying special 15 75 95%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

46 46 Dark Pulse Dark special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

50 50 Embargo Dark status 15 100%

Target cannot use held items.

51 51 Bone Rush Ground physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

57 57 Whirlwind Normal status 20 -6

Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokémon.

63 63 Brave Bird Flying physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

70 70 Mirror Move Flying status 20

Uses the target's last used move.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
Egg, learned by Vullaby but not Mandibuzz
• • Fake Tears Dark status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Defense by two stages.

• Foul Play Dark physical 15 95 100%

Calculates damage with the target's attacking stat.

• • Knock Off Dark physical 20 65 100%

Target drops its held item.

• • Mean Look Normal status 5

Prevents the target from leaving battle.

• • Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

• • Scary Face Normal status 10 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by two stages.

• • Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Black 2, White 2 Block Normal status 5

Prevents the target from leaving battle.

Black 2, White 2 Dark Pulse Dark special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Black 2, White 2 Foul Play Dark physical 15 95 100%

Calculates damage with the target's attacking stat.

Black 2, White 2 Heat Wave Fire special 10 95 90%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Black 2, White 2 Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

Black 2, White 2 Knock Off Dark physical 20 65 100%

Target drops its held item.

Black 2, White 2 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

Black 2, White 2 Sky Attack Flying physical 5 140 90%

User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Snatch Dark status 10 4

Steals the target's move, if it's self-targeted.

Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

12 12 Taunt Dark status 20 100%

For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.

15 15 Hyper Beam Normal special 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

19 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

30 30 Shadow Ball Ghost special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

39 39 Rock Tomb Rock physical 15 60 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

41 41 Torment Dark status 15 100%

Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.

42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

46 46 Thief Dark physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

51 Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.

59 59 Incinerate Fire special 15 60 100%

Destroys the target's held berry.

63 63 Embargo Dark status 15 100%

Target cannot use held items.

66 66 Payback Dark physical 10 50 100%

Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.

67 67 Retaliate Normal physical 5 70 100%

Has double power if a friendly Pokémon fainted last turn.

68 68 Giga Impact Normal physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

77 77 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

88 Pluck Flying physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

89 89 U-turn Bug physical 20 70 100%

User must switch out after attacking.

90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

94 94 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

95 95 Snarl Dark special 15 55 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.

97 Dark Pulse Dark special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H1 H1 Cut Normal physical 30 50 95%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H2 H2 Fly Flying physical 15 90 95%

User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

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